Leeds United are reportedly closing in on the signing of Manuel Benson from Burnley as they battle off Championship rivals Southampton for the winger’s signature.
Daniel Farke’s males pulled off an unbelievable victory in opposition to Preston North Finish on Sunday after they got here again from a aim all the way down to win 2-1 in dramatic vogue.
The guests took the lead at Elland Highway after simply two minutes when Will Keane redirected a miss-hit shot into the again of the web from 5 yards out.
However Daniel James levelled the sport 4 minutes later after heading dwelling on the again put up after a superbly floated cross.
The house aspect then scored the winner deep into stoppage time with Joel Piroe changing from 12 yards.
With automated promotion again to the Premier League on the road, Farke will understand how vital this win was and will probably be eager to herald some January reinforcements to assist their promotion push within the second half of the season.
In keeping with a report from Football Insider, the membership are near signing Burnley winger, Benson, who can also be being watched by Southampton.
The report claims that Leeds is engaged on a mortgage deal till the top of the season for the 26-year-old who will add some much-needed depth to the squad.
Wilfried Gnonto might depart Elland Highway this month with West Ham linked to the Italian winger.